Visit Cairo, the largest city in Africa and Egypt's capital, on a full-day trip from Hurghada. Explore historic treasures such as the Great Pyramids and Valley Temple. Wander the city's bustling streets and learn about the country's fascinating history.
Your day begins with a leisurely drive to Cairo where you will meet your Egyptologist guide. Then visit the famous Giza Plateau to see the Great Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, and Mykerinos. Continue to the nearby statue of the mysterious Sphinx.
After, stop off for lunch at a local restaurant before enjoying free time for shopping at the city's famous bazaars.
From there, you will be accompanied by your Egyptologist tour guide to visit the world-renowned Museum of Egyptian Antiquities. The collection on display now exceeds 120,000 masterpieces from the pre-dynastic era, Pharaonic era, and the Greco-roman period in Egypt.
Once you have had your fill of history, wander through Cairo at leisure until it's time to begin the trip back to Hurghada.
All transfers by air-conditioned van
English-speaking Egyptologist guide
Soft drinks and refreshments
ELunch at a local specialty restaurant
Pick-up from Hurghada hotels
Know before you go
Remember to bring a passport valid for 6 additional months, breakfast and snacks, comfortable shoes, and a hat and sunscreen.